Alaska Public Lands Information Center221 Votes Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
- Address: 605 W 4th Ave #105, Anchorage, AK 99501, United States
- Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-9076443661
- Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Exhibition
This place is almost a museum of sorts. Run by National Park Rangers, the center educates visitors on how to get the most out of Alaska’s outdoors experiences while maintaining the environment. To this end they provide every resource imaginable - cultural and historical exhibits, trip planning assistance, and advice on camping safety. The center also provides some of the passes necessary to enjoy Alaska. If they can’t provide the passes, they will direct you to the agencies that can. All things considered, this is a really convenient center. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Anchorage itinerary 3 days.
Alaska Public Lands Information Center Hours
- Closed on all federal holidays.
- The specific dates given here may change a little from year to year but not much.
How to Reach Alaska Public Lands Information Center
- Buses 2, 8, 13, 75, 102 stop 5th Avenue & F Street WNW.
- Drive to here or take a taxi.
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12.08% of people who visit Anchorage include Alaska Public Lands Information Center in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
71.15% of people start their Alaska Public Lands Information Center visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
1 Hr 30 Minutes
People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Alaska Public Lands Information Center
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Alaska Public Lands Information Center
Alaska Public Lands Information Center Reviews & Ratings
We had a few hours to kill before our flight home, and this was a wonderful way to pass the time. The short films and theater were great. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The exhibits were very good and the live stream of brown bears fishing for salmon at Katmai was entertaining. Recommended.
Great way to spend some time in Anchorage. Exhibits from all areas of the state. They have a nice theater where they play some great movies on the earthquake, railroad history, mining history, animals of Denali, and my favorite: the bears of the Katmai peninsula. Best of all, it's FREE! Since it's in the federal building you do have to go through a metal detector.
They are closed for remodeling right now. We were devastated.
Let me start by saying this is a federal building, of course you will be searched, but the search is significantly easier than TSA. Divest your pockets and don't be a tool, and its painless! Inside, there are great exhibits about national parks, you can get your park passport stamped, get info about which parks to visit, and watch short films (that are gorgeous btw) In their quiet theatre. It's worth the trip if you have a little time in anchorage
This place is awesome. You can watch free cool movies about Alaska and join the Junior Ranger Program.